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Digital Web Technology Vocational Program
St. Joseph Center

Change your trajectory

Codetalk is a digital web technology job training program for low income, underemployed and underserved women. In an intensive and rigorous 15 week program we provide the skills, tools, training, professional development and support so that our graduates can pursue entry level positions in the technology sector.

We aim to transform the income potential of low income and underserved women by promoting financial stability through training for employment in a technology field. Codetalk's mission is to change the trajectory of our graduates.

Our program accomplishes it's mission through a growth mindset, innovative teaching techniques, a cutting edge curriculum and the idea that we are not defined by or limited to our circumstances. The Codetalk program changes lives.

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Next Session - June 2019

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In 15 weeks, in a nurturing, supportive classroom environment you will learn the fundamentals of front end web development, and prepare for entry level positions in UX Design, QA, Content Management, Project Management, Front End Web Development, or similar.

You will develop your professional and soft skill set, and complete multiple individual and team projects including a digital portfolio.

Codetalk is for you if you have basic digital skills and wish to transform your career and income potential through training and employment in the technology sector.

Change your trajectory by completing the codetalk application.

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St Joseph Center, Venice CA

Outreach & Engagement   |   Housing   |   Mental Health   |   Education & Vocation

St. Joseph Center was founded in Venice in 1976 to provide low income families and individuals with the inner resources and tools to become productive, stable and self-supporting members of the community.

We help 6,500 people every year find hope through empowerment with programs including a food pantry, free all-day childcare, homeless services and housing programs, education & vocational programs, intensive one-on-one counseling and employment development.

St. Joseph Center Website

Our Partners

Snap Inc.    

The Honest Co.     Munchkin    Headspace    ZipRecruiter   Built in LA    Bird
NewEgg Business    InMotion Hosting    Sketch     TuneIn Radio    YogaGlo
Sony Pictures Entertainment    
WiTH (Women in Technology Hollywood)   

The Office of Mayor Eric Garcetti    State Senator Ben Allen & District Director Lila Kalaf    Councilman Mike Bonin

AnnenbergTech at Annenberg Foundation    Liberty Hill Foundation & Los Angeles Giving Circle

Non Profit Partners

Downtown Women's Center    Dress for Success    Skid Row Housing Trust    Safe Place for Youth    Chrysalis    Good Shepherd    Upward Bound    The People Concern    Program for Torture Victims